We Are Praxis Spinal Cord Institute

Praxis is a Canadian-based not-for-profit organization that leads global collaboration in spinal cord injury research, innovation and care. We accelerate the translation of discoveries and best practices into improved treatments for people with spinal cord injuries.


Latest News

Keep up-to-date with the latest news and updates from Praxis.

Praxis 2020/21 Annual Report

We are pleased to share with you the 2021 Praxis annual report, which this year is focused on how our partnerships help…
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Praxis Consumer Team’s Richard Peter is the Paralympic Athlete Ambassador for the Vancouver 2030 Winter Games Bid

Richard, who has multi-medal Paralympics experience in wheelchair basketball, is acting as the Paralympic athlete ambassador.
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First Indigenous SCI Gathering: November 4, 2022

Praxis and Indigenous Peoples' Liaison, Richard Peter, held the first Indigenous SCI Gathering on Friday November 4, 2022. The gathering took place…
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A look at Spinal Cord Injury in Canada in 2020

Published in 2022, The RHSCIR network report is a detailed look at clinical and demographic data collected from 751 (611 tSCI; 140…
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ISCoS 2022 Conference Recap

Thank you for joining us in Vancouver for the 61st ISCoS Annual Meeting in September! The four-day conference was well attended by…
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Key Initiatives + Resources


National SCI Registry: RHSCIR

Our Impact

At Praxis, we are driven by our vision of a world without paralysis after SCI. Since 2009, we have worked to make exceptional improvements in the health of people with SCI.


Co-Creating a National SCI Care Strategy

How Would You Like To Change The World?

Imagine improving the lives of millions of people around the world who live with a spinal cord injury.

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Imagine a world without paralysis after spinal cord injury.